Nurses: Your HIT Frontline

Nurses: Your HIT Frontline

From Health IT Outcomes   If you want something done ask a busy person. And if you need help transitioning to a new health information system (HIS), ask a nurse. A lifeline to patients and doctors alike, nurses were early health information technology (HIT)...
Putting the Clinical in Clinical Data Archiving

Putting the Clinical in Clinical Data Archiving

If patients are the center of healthcare, nurses are its heart. So, when it’s time to archive legacy clinical data, it’s important to have a nurse’s perspective. I know because I was a hospital nurse when I entered the healthcare IT world. And since then, I’ve made...
Information Governance: Data Across State Lines

Information Governance: Data Across State Lines

In the first two blogs in this Information Governance series we talked about the basics of Information Governance and creating an Application Inventory. Today, we’re going to talk just a bit about how geography influences information governance. Patients cross state...